Rafael Nadal’s French Open Stats

Rafael Nadal’s French Open Stats. After winning his 12th title at the 2019 French Open, Rafael Nadal’s French Open overall win loss record stands at 93 wins and just 2 losses. Rafa won his first French Open title as a 19 year old back in 2005. He has since racked up a further 11 French Open titles, including the 2019 championship.

Rafael Nadal’s French Open stats is the most impressive stats in any Grand Slam tournament, male or female, in history. Last year he became the first player to win 12 slams in one tournament and left Australian Margaret Court in second place with 11 Australian Open titles in women’s singles.


  • Rafael Nadal: 93 wins, 2 losses

List of Rafael Nadal’s French Open titles

Year Champion Runner up Match score
2005 Rafael Nadal Mariano Puerta 6–7(6–8), 6–3, 6–1, 7–5
2006 Rafael Nadal Roger Federer 1–6, 6–1, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
2007 Rafael Nadal Roger Federer 6–3, 4–6, 6–3, 6–4
2008 Rafael Nadal Roger Federer 6–1, 6–3, 6–0
2010 Rafael Nadal Robin Soderling 6–4, 6–2, 6–4
2011 Rafael Nadal Roger Federer 7–5, 7–6(7–3), 5–7, 6–1
2012 Rafael Nadal Novak Djokovic 6–4, 6–3, 2–6, 7–5
2013 Rafael Nadal David Ferrer 6–3, 6–2, 6–3
2014 Rafael Nadal Novak Djokovic 3–6, 7–5, 6–2, 6–4
2017 Rafael Nadal Stan Wawrinka 6–2, 6–3, 6–1
2018 Rafael Nadal Dominic Thiem 6–4, 6–3, 6–2
2019 Rafael Nadal Dominic Thiem 6–3, 5-7, 6–1, 6-1

Players to beat Nadal at the French Open

  • Robin Soderling – 4th Round 2009
  • Novak Djokovic – Quarter finals 2015

The two players to defeat Nadal at the French Open are Swede Robin Soderling in the 4th Round of the 2009 Open and Novak Djokovic in 2015 Quarter finals. Nadal withdrew from the 2016 championship with a wrist injury before his 3rd round match against fellow Spaniard Marcel Granollers. At the 2009 loss against Soderling Nadal was injured in both knees and had to withdrew from Queens and Wimbledon as defending champion in July. In 2015 against Djokovic the Spaniard had no confidence and experienced his worst year on the ATP tour finishing the year at No. 9 at the ATP rankings.

Robin Soderling

For the record, Soderling took all before him at the 2009 French Open, only succumbing to all-time great Federer in the final. When he defeated Nadal in the 4th round, it was Nadal’s first loss at Roland Garros after 31 consecutive victories. Indeed, it was his first loss on clay in best of 5 set tennis. Nadal was affected by injury during the 2009 campaign and later withdrew from both Queens Club and Wimbledon the same year.

Novak Djokovic

Serbian Novak Djokovic is the only the second player to defeat Nadal at the French Open. The result was far less of a surprise than it was when Soderling beat Nadal, Djokovic even entering the match as favourite. Nadal had been struggling in his return to competitive tennis after several injuries. Djokovic went on to the final the same year but lost to Stan Wawrinka.

Nadal celebrates a record 10th French Open title

2020 French Open – Best Betting Odds

It comes as no surprise that every betting site is listing a fit Nadal as the raging favourite for the 2020 French Open. Nadal is ranked number two in the world and has had a great last 12 months on tour without serious injuries.

1. RAFAEL NADAL – 2.05

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Square image - Nadal during his 2019 French Open campaign, where he won his 12th Championship and extended his win loss record at Roland Garros to 93 wins and 2 losses

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Mikael Olsson

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